Bachelor of Music, University Southern Maine, Gorham, 1983. Bachelor of Fine Arts in Theatre, University Southern Maine, Gorham, 1983.
Owner, operator Rueline's Custom Fashion, Windham, Maine, 1962—1983, Rueline's Custom Fashions, Biddeford, 1983—1989, Rueline's Laundromat, Biddeford, 1983—1987. Suzuki teacher Houlton, 1989—2004. Private violin teacher Cary, 1990—2004.
Owner, operator Sweetwater Strings, 1991—2004, Sweetwater Inn Bed & Breakfast, Cary, 1992—2006. Violin restorer, since 1991. Theatre director Windham Community Theatre, Maine, 1976—1983.
Principal cellist Northern Maine Chamber Society, Presque Isle, 1989—2004. String quartet cellist Boundary Lakes, Cary, Maine, 1989—2004. Volunteer advisor Shiretown Strings, Houlton, Maine, since 1998.
Volunteer teacher at local Christian academy.
Volunteer Greater Houston Christian Academy. Member of American Seed Trade Association, Maine Music Educators Association.
Married Thomas George Mannette, December 9, 1960 (divorced January 1983). Children: Mark T. Mannette, Marcelle Mannette Whidden. Married Phillip Geishecker, June 18, 1983.